Southboro Open Land Foundation

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Bird Walk With Jeff Collins, May 13, 2017, Breakneck Hill Conservation Land, 7AM

Published on April 11, 2017 by Hal

On Saturday, May 13, 2017, the Southborough Open Land Foundation will take part in Mass Audubon’s annual “Bird-a-thon” with a bird walk led by Jeff Collins, Director of Mass Audubon’s Ecological Management Department. The walk will be at the Breakneck Hill Conservation Land, on Breakneck Hill Road, Southborough,  meeting at 7:00 AM sharp. The walk should finish at approximately 9:00 AM. No previous bird watching experience is necessary. Bring your binoculars. This program is funded in part by a grant from the Southborough Community Fund (SCF), Foundation for Metrowest.

This event is free and open to all. Click here for a flyer on the event.

May 17, 2017, Join Us at Our Annual Meeting

Published on April 10, 2017 by Hal

The Southborough Open Land Foundation will hold its annual meeting on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at the Southborough Community House, 28 Main Street, Southborough at 7:00 PM. At the meeting we will announce the winner of  the Elaine Beals Conservation Award, an award  given annually by SOLF  to a person who has worked to help protect the our environment.  It was created in 2005 to honor Elaine Beals for her many contributions to conservation and the protection of the environment in Southborough and the region.

The meeting is free and open to the public, you need not be a member of SOLF to attend. Refreshments will be served.

Opening of Art on the Trails 2017, Finding Solace in the Woods, June 3, 2017

Published on April 6, 2017 by Hal

June 3, 2017. Join us for the opening of Art on the Trails, 2017, Finding Solace in the Woods at Beals Preserve. the show will be open until September 24, 2017. Read more about the program here.

Wildlife Tracking with Paul Wanta, September 23, 2017

Published on January 20, 2017 by Hal

SOLF is sponsoring a wildlife racking program with Paul Wanta, a teacher, tracker, and naturalist from Wendall, MA. The program will be held at Beals Preserve on Saturday, Septermber 23, 2017,  from 9:00AM to about noon. The program is free and open to all. Watch for more details.

Mass Birds of Prey with Tom Ricardi, October 21, 2017

Published on January 19, 2017 by Hal

The Southborough Open Land Foundation is presenting Tom Ricardi  of the Massachusetts Birds of Prey Rehab Facility in Conway, MA with live birds of prey. Among the raptors featured will be a Golden Eagle. The presentation will be at 2PM, Saturday October 21 at the Southborough Public Library, 25 Main Street, Southborough, MA. The event is free and open to the public. More details to follow.